Sunday, January 16, 2005

ADVANCE, Mo. -- Mark and Pamela Richmond of Advance announce the engagement of their daughter, Leslie Marie Richmond, to Matthew Ryan Nanney. He is the son of Don and Kathy Nanney of Leopold, Mo.

Richmond is a 1996 graduate of Advance High School. She received a bachelor of science degree in education from Southeast Missouri State University in 2000. She is a science teacher at Jackson Junior High School.

Nanney is a 1999 graduate of Leopold High School. He received a bachelor of science degree in business administration from Southeast in 2003. He is an associate analyst with SBC Communications in St. Louis.

An April 23 wedding is planned.